Images of unrest across the nation over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis late last month give James Peacock a sense of deja vu.

The Nacogdoches resident has seen it before, precisely 28 years ago in Compton, California, when he was deployed as part of a peacekeeping force during the Los Angeles Riots.

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